Verses where 'says' has been added or removed from the NIV1984

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The word 'Says' occurs 5 times less often in the NIV2011 (737 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (742 times). The word 'Says' was removed in 17 verses, and added in 12 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Says' was added or removed from a verse in the NIV1984 to make the NIV2011. If the word was moved around (for example if the grammar was changed) in the verse it will not be listed below, this page only lists where words have been added or removed.

Statistics for these verses

OutcomeNum versesPercent
Uses TNIV text1758.6%
New text in NIV20111241.4%

Please note: The above statistics are compiled at the level of the entire verse text, not the word level.

Verses where Says was removed

Job 33:27

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSיָשֹׁ֤ר ׀ עַל־ אֲנָשִׁ֗ים וַיֹּ֗אמֶר חָ֭טָאתִי וְיָשָׁ֥ר הֶעֱוֵ֗יתִי וְלֹא־ שָׁ֥וָה לִֽי׃
NIV1984Then he comes to men and says, 'I sinned, and perverted what was right, but I did not get what I deserved.
TNIVAnd they will go to others and say, 'We have sinned, we have perverted what is right, but we did not get what we deserved.
NIV2011And they will go to others and say, 'I have sinned, I have perverted what is right, but I did not get what I deserved.
Compared to NIV1984ThenAnd hethey comeswill go to menothers and sayssay, 'I have sinned, andI have perverted what wasis right, but I did not get what I deserved.
Compared to TNIVAnd they will go to others and say, 'WeI have sinned, weI have perverted what is right, but weI did not get what weI deserved.

Psalms 12:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיַכְרֵ֣ת יְ֭הוָה כָּל־ שִׂפְתֵ֣י חֲלָק֑וֹת לָ֝שׁ֗וֹן מְדַבֶּ֥רֶת גְּדֹלֽוֹת׃
NIV1984that says, "We will triumph with our tongues; we own our lips--who is our master?"
TNIVthose who say, "By our tongues we will prevail; our own lips will defend us--who is lord over us?"
NIV2011those who say, "By our tongues we will prevail; our own lips will defend us--who is lord over us?"
Compared to NIV1984thatthose sayswho say, "WeBy will triumph with our tongues; we ownwill prevail; our own lips will defend us--who is ourlord masterover us?"
Compared to TNIVthose who say, "By our tongues we will prevail; our own lips will defend us--who is lord over us?"

Psalms 81:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעֵ֤דוּת ׀ בִּֽיה֘וֹסֵ֤ף שָׂמ֗וֹ בְּ֭צֵאתוֹ עַל־ אֶ֣רֶץ מִצְרָ֑יִם שְׂפַ֖ת לֹא־ יָדַ֣עְתִּי אֶשְׁמָֽע׃
NIV1984He says, "I removed the burden from their shoulders; their hands were set free from the basket.
TNIV"I removed the burden from their shoulders; their hands were set free from the basket.
NIV2011"I removed the burden from their shoulders; their hands were set free from the basket.
Compared to NIV1984He says, ""I removed the burden from their shoulders; their hands were set free from the basket.
Compared to TNIV"I removed the burden from their shoulders; their hands were set free from the basket.

Isaiah 41:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאִ֥ישׁ אֶת־ רֵעֵ֖הוּ יַעְזֹ֑רוּ וּלְאָחִ֖יו יֹאמַ֥ר חֲזָֽק׃
NIV1984each helps the other and says to his brother, "Be strong!"
TNIVthey help each other and say to their companions, "Be strong!"
NIV2011they help each other and say to their companions, "Be strong!"
Compared to NIV1984eachthey helpshelp theeach other and sayssay to histheir brothercompanions, "Be strong!"
Compared to TNIVthey help each other and say to their companions, "Be strong!"

Ezekiel 18:29

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאָֽמְרוּ֙ בֵּ֣ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל לֹ֥א יִתָּכֵ֖ן דֶּ֣רֶךְ אֲדֹנָ֑י הַדְּרָכַ֞י לֹ֤א יִתָּֽכְנּוּ֙1 בֵּ֣ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל הֲלֹ֥א דַרְכֵיכֶ֖ם לֹ֥א יִתָּכֵֽן׃
NIV1984Yet the house of Israel says, 'The way of the Lord is not just.' Are my ways unjust, O house of Israel? Is it not your ways that are unjust?
TNIVYet the house of Israel says, 'The way of the Lord is not just.' Are my ways unjust, house of Israel? Is it not your ways that are unjust?
NIV2011Yet the Israelites say, 'The way of the Lord is not just.' Are my ways unjust, people of Israel? Is it not your ways that are unjust?
Compared to NIV1984Yet the houseIsraelites of Israel sayssay, 'The way of the Lord is not just.' Are my ways unjust, O housepeople of Israel? Is it not your ways that are unjust?
Compared to TNIVYet the houseIsraelites of Israel sayssay, 'The way of the Lord is not just.' Are my ways unjust, housepeople of Israel? Is it not your ways that are unjust?

Zechariah 7:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכֹּ֥ה אָמַ֛ר יְהוָ֥ה צְבָא֖וֹת לֵאמֹ֑ר מִשְׁפַּ֤ט אֱמֶת֙ שְׁפֹ֔טוּ וְחֶ֣סֶד וְרַֽחֲמִ֔ים עֲשׂ֖וּ אִ֥ישׁ אֶת־ אָחִֽיו׃
NIV1984"This is what the LORD Almighty says: 'Administer true justice; show mercy and compassion to one another.
TNIV"This is what the LORD Almighty said: 'Administer true justice; show mercy and compassion to one another.
NIV2011"This is what the LORD Almighty said: 'Administer true justice; show mercy and compassion to one another.
Compared to NIV1984"This is what the LORD Almighty sayssaid: 'Administer true justice; show mercy and compassion to one another.
Compared to TNIV"This is what the LORD Almighty said: 'Administer true justice; show mercy and compassion to one another.

Malachi 1:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאָהַ֤בְתִּי אֶתְכֶם֙ אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה וַאֲמַרְתֶּ֖ם בַּמָּ֣ה אֲהַבְתָּ֑נוּ הֲלוֹא־ אָ֨ח עֵשָׂ֤ו לְיַֽעֲקֹב֙ נְאֻם־ יְהוָ֔ה וָאֹהַ֖ב אֶֽת־ יַעֲקֹֽב׃
NIV1984"I have loved you," says the LORD. "But you ask, 'How have you loved us?' "Was not Esau Jacob's brother?" the LORD says. "Yet I have loved Jacob,
TNIV"I have loved you," says the LORD. "But you ask, 'How have you loved us?' "Was not Esau Jacob's brother?" declares the LORD. "Yet I have loved Jacob,
NIV2011"I have loved you," says the LORD. "But you ask, 'How have you loved us?' "Was not Esau Jacob's brother?" declares the LORD. "Yet I have loved Jacob,
Compared to NIV1984"I have loved you," says the LORD. "But you ask, 'How have you loved us?' "Was not Esau Jacob's brother?" declares the LORD says. "Yet I have loved Jacob,
Compared to TNIV"I have loved you," says the LORD. "But you ask, 'How have you loved us?' "Was not Esau Jacob's brother?" declares the LORD. "Yet I have loved Jacob,

Matthew 15:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὑμεῖς δὲ λέγετε· Ὃς ἂν εἴπῃ τῷ πατρὶ ἢ τῇ μητρί· Δῶρον ὃ ἐὰν ἐξ ἐμοῦ ὠφεληθῇς,
SBLGNT apparatusμαθηταὶ WH Treg NIV ] + αὐτοῦ RP
NIV1984But you say that if a man says to his father or mother, 'Whatever help you might otherwise have received from me is a gift devoted to God,'
TNIVBut you say that if anyone declares that what might have been used to help their father or mother is 'devoted to God,'
NIV2011But you say that if anyone declares that what might have been used to help their father or mother is 'devoted to God,'
Compared to NIV1984But you say that if aanyone mandeclares saysthat towhat hismight fatherhave orbeen mother, 'Whateverused to help youtheir mightfather otherwiseor havemother received from me is a gift 'devoted to God,'
Compared to TNIVBut you say that if anyone declares that what might have been used to help their father or mother is 'devoted to God,'

Mark 7:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὑμεῖς δὲ λέγετε· Ἐὰν εἴπῃ ἄνθρωπος τῷ πατρὶ ἢ τῇ μητρί· Κορβᾶν, ὅ ἐστιν Δῶρον, ὃ ἐὰν ἐξ ἐμοῦ ὠφεληθῇς,
NIV1984But you say that if a man says to his father or mother: 'Whatever help you might otherwise have received from me is Corban' (that is, a gift devoted to God),
TNIVBut you say that if anyone declares that what might have been used to help their father or mother is Corban (that is, devoted to God)--
NIV2011But you say that if anyone declares that what might have been used to help their father or mother is Corban (that is, devoted to God)--
Compared to NIV1984But you say that if aanyone mandeclares saysthat towhat hismight fatherhave orbeen mother: 'Whateverused to help youtheir mightfather otherwiseor havemother received from me is Corban' ( (that is, a gift devoted to God),)--
Compared to TNIVBut you say that if anyone declares that what might have been used to help their father or mother is Corban (that is, devoted to God)--

Mark 11:23

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT⸀ἀμὴν λέγω ὑμῖν ὅτι ὃς ἂν εἴπῃ τῷ ὄρει τούτῳ· Ἄρθητι καὶ βλήθητι εἰς τὴν θάλασσαν, καὶ μὴ διακριθῇ ἐν τῇ καρδίᾳ αὐτοῦ ἀλλὰ ⸀πιστεύῃ ὅτι ⸂ὃ λαλεῖ γίνεται, ἔσται αὐτῷ⸃.
SBLGNT apparatusἀμὴν WH NIV ] + γὰρ Treg RP • πιστεύῃ WH NIV ] πιστεύσῃ Treg RP • ὃ λαλεῖ γίνεται, ἔσται αὐτῷ WH Treg NIV ] ἃ λέγει γίνεται ἔσται αὐτῷ ὃ ἐὰν εἴπῃ RP
NIV1984"I tell you the truth, if anyone says to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and does not doubt in his heart but believes that what he says will happen, it will be done for him.
TNIV"Truly I tell you, if you say to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and do not doubt in your heart but believe that what you say will happen, it will be done for you.
NIV2011"Truly I tell you, if anyone says to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and does not doubt in their heart but believes that what they say will happen, it will be done for them.
Compared to NIV1984"Truly I tell you the truth, if anyone says to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and does not doubt in histheir heart but believes that what hethey sayssay will happen, it will be done for himthem.
Compared to TNIV"Truly I tell you, if youanyone saysays to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and dodoes not doubt in yourtheir heart but believebelieves that what youthey say will happen, it will be done for youthem.

Luke 4:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ ἀποκριθεὶς εἶπεν αὐτῷ ὁ Ἰησοῦς ὅτι Εἴρηται· Οὐκ ἐκπειράσεις κύριον τὸν θεόν σου.
NIV1984Jesus answered, "It says: 'Do not put the Lord your God to the test.'"
TNIVJesus answered, "It is said: 'Do not put the Lord your God to the test.'"
NIV2011Jesus answered, "It is said: 'Do not put the Lord your God to the test.'"
Compared to NIV1984Jesus answered, "It saysis said: 'Do not put the Lord your God to the test.'"
Compared to TNIVJesus answered, "It is said: 'Do not put the Lord your God to the test.'"

Luke 5:39

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT⸀καὶ οὐδεὶς πιὼν ⸀παλαιὸν θέλει νέον· λέγει γάρ· Ὁ παλαιὸς ⸀χρηστός ἐστιν.
SBLGNT apparatusκαὶ Treg NIV RP ] – WH • παλαιὸν WH Treg NIV ] + εὐθέως RP • χρηστός WH Treg NA ] χρηστότερός NIV RP
NIV1984And no one after drinking old wine wants the new, for he says, 'The old is better.'"
TNIVAnd none of you, after drinking old wine, wants the new, for you say, 'The old is better.'"
NIV2011And no one after drinking old wine wants the new, for they say, 'The old is better.'"
Compared to NIV1984And no one after drinking old wine wants the new, for hethey sayssay, 'The old is better.'"
Compared to TNIVAnd noneno ofone you, after drinking old wine, wants the new, for youthey say, 'The old is better.'"

Luke 11:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΚαὶ εἶπεν πρὸς αὐτούς· Τίς ἐξ ὑμῶν ἕξει φίλον καὶ πορεύσεται πρὸς αὐτὸν μεσονυκτίου καὶ εἴπῃ αὐτῷ· Φίλε, χρῆσόν μοι τρεῖς ἄρτους,
NIV1984Then he said to them, "Suppose one of you has a friend, and he goes to him at midnight and says, 'Friend, lend me three loaves of bread,
TNIVThen Jesus said to them, "Suppose you have a friend, and you go to him at midnight and say, 'Friend, lend me three loaves of bread;
NIV2011Then Jesus said to them, "Suppose you have a friend, and you go to him at midnight and say, 'Friend, lend me three loaves of bread;
Compared to NIV1984Then heJesus said to them, "Suppose one of you hashave a friend, and heyou goesgo to him at midnight and sayssay, 'Friend, lend me three loaves of bread,;
Compared to TNIVThen Jesus said to them, "Suppose you have a friend, and you go to him at midnight and say, 'Friend, lend me three loaves of bread;

Luke 17:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ ἐὰν ἑπτάκις τῆς ἡμέρας ⸀ἁμαρτήσῃ εἰς σὲ καὶ ⸀ἑπτάκις ἐπιστρέψῃ ⸂πρὸς σὲ⸃ λέγων· Μετανοῶ, ἀφήσεις αὐτῷ.
SBLGNT apparatusἁμαρτήσῃ WH Treg NIV ] ἁμάρτῃ RP • ἑπτάκις WH Treg NIV ] + τῆς ἡμέρας RP • πρὸς σὲ WH Treg NIV ] – RP
NIV1984If he sins against you seven times in a day, and seven times comes back to you and says, 'I repent,' forgive him."
TNIVEven if they sin against you seven times in a day and seven times come back to you saying 'I repent,' you must forgive them."
NIV2011Even if they sin against you seven times in a day and seven times come back to you saying 'I repent,' you must forgive them."
Compared to NIV1984IfEven heif sinsthey sin against you seven times in a day, and seven times comescome back to you and says, 'saying 'I repent,' you must forgive himthem."
Compared to TNIVEven if they sin against you seven times in a day and seven times come back to you saying 'I repent,' you must forgive them."

1 Corinthians 14:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT⸀Διὸ ὁ λαλῶν γλώσσῃ προσευχέσθω ἵνα διερμηνεύῃ.
SBLGNT apparatusΔιὸ WH Treg NIV ] Διόπερ RP
NIV1984For this reason anyone who speaks in a tongue should pray that he may interpret what he says.
TNIVFor this reason those who speak in a tongue should pray that they may interpret what they say.
NIV2011For this reason the one who speaks in a tongue should pray that they may interpret what they say.
Compared to NIV1984For this reason anyonethe one who speaks in a tongue should pray that hethey may interpret what hethey sayssay.
Compared to TNIVFor this reason thosethe one who speakspeaks in a tongue should pray that they may interpret what they say.

James 3:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTπολλὰ γὰρ πταίομεν ἅπαντες. εἴ τις ἐν λόγῳ οὐ πταίει, οὗτος τέλειος ἀνήρ, δυνατὸς χαλιναγωγῆσαι καὶ ὅλον τὸ σῶμα.
NIV1984We all stumble in many ways. If anyone is never at fault in what he says, he is a perfect man, able to keep his whole body in check.
TNIVWe all stumble in many ways. Those who are never at fault in what they say are perfect, able to keep their whole body in check.
NIV2011We all stumble in many ways. Anyone who is never at fault in what they say is perfect, able to keep their whole body in check.
Compared to NIV1984We all stumble in many ways. IfAnyone anyonewho is never at fault in what hethey says, hesay is a perfect man, able to keep histheir whole body in check.
Compared to TNIVWe all stumble in many ways. ThoseAnyone who areis never at fault in what they say areis perfect, able to keep their whole body in check.

1 John 4:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐάν τις εἴπῃ ὅτι Ἀγαπῶ τὸν θεόν, καὶ τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ μισῇ, ψεύστης ἐστίν· ὁ γὰρ μὴ ἀγαπῶν τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ ὃν ἑώρακεν, τὸν θεὸν ὃν οὐχ ἑώρακεν ⸀οὐ δύναται ἀγαπᾶν.
SBLGNT apparatusοὐ WH Treg NIV ] πῶς RP
NIV1984If anyone says, "I love God," yet hates his brother, he is a liar. For anyone who does not love his brother, whom he has seen, cannot love God, whom he has not seen.
TNIVIf we say we love God yet hate a brother or sister, we are liars. For if we do not love a fellow believer, whom we have seen, we cannot love God, whom we have not seen.
NIV2011Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother and sister, whom they have seen, cannot love God, whom they have not seen.
Compared to NIV1984IfWhoever anyoneclaims says, "Ito love God," yet hates hisa brother, he or sister is a liar. For anyonewhoever who does not love histheir brother and sister, whom hethey hashave seen, cannot love God, whom hethey hashave not seen.
Compared to TNIVIfWhoever weclaims sayto we love God yet hatehates a brother or sister, we areis liarsa liar. For ifwhoever wedoes do not love atheir fellowbrother believerand sister, whom wethey have seen, we cannot love God, whom wethey have not seen.

Verses where Says was added

Deuteronomy 29:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSלֶ֚חֶם לֹ֣א אֲכַלְתֶּ֔ם וְיַ֥יִן וְשֵׁכָ֖ר לֹ֣א שְׁתִיתֶ֑ם לְמַ֙עַן֙ תֵּֽדְע֔וּ כִּ֛י אֲנִ֥י יְהוָ֖ה אֱלֹהֵיכֶֽם׃
NIV1984During the forty years that I led you through the desert, your clothes did not wear out, nor did the sandals on your feet.
TNIVDuring the forty years that I led you through the wilderness, your clothes did not wear out, nor did the sandals on your feet.
NIV2011Yet the LORD says, "During the forty years that I led you through the wilderness, your clothes did not wear out, nor did the sandals on your feet.
Compared to NIV1984Yet the LORD says, "During the forty years that I led you through the desertwilderness, your clothes did not wear out, nor did the sandals on your feet.
Compared to TNIVYet the LORD says, "During the forty years that I led you through the wilderness, your clothes did not wear out, nor did the sandals on your feet.

1 Kings 21:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהִנְנִ֨י אֵלֶ֙יךָ֙ רָעָ֔ה וּבִעַרְתִּ֖י אַחֲרֶ֑יךָ וְהִכְרַתִּ֤י לְאַחְאָב֙ מַשְׁתִּ֣ין בְּקִ֔יר וְעָצ֥וּר וְעָז֖וּב בְּיִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984'I am going to bring disaster on you. I will consume your descendants and cut off from Ahab every last male in Israel--slave or free.
TNIVHe says, 'I am going to bring disaster on you. I will wipe out your descendants and cut off from Ahab every last male in Israel--slave or free.
NIV2011He says, 'I am going to bring disaster on you. I will wipe out your descendants and cut off from Ahab every last male in Israel--slave or free.
Compared to NIV1984'He says, 'I am going to bring disaster on you. I will consumewipe out your descendants and cut off from Ahab every last male in Israel--slave or free.
Compared to TNIVHe says, 'I am going to bring disaster on you. I will wipe out your descendants and cut off from Ahab every last male in Israel--slave or free.

Job 33:24

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיְחֻנֶּ֗נּוּ וַיֹּ֗אמֶר פְּ֭דָעֵהוּ מֵרֶ֥דֶת שָׁ֗חַת מָצָ֥אתִי כֹֽפֶר׃
NIV1984to be gracious to him and say, 'Spare him from going down to the pit; I have found a ransom for him'--
TNIVand he is gracious to them and says to God, 'Spare them from going down to the pit; I have found a ransom for them--
NIV2011and he is gracious to that person and says to God, 'Spare them from going down to the pit; I have found a ransom for them--
Compared to NIV1984toand behe is gracious to himthat person and saysays to God, 'Spare himthem from going down to the pit; I have found a ransom for him'--them--
Compared to TNIVand he is gracious to themthat person and says to God, 'Spare them from going down to the pit; I have found a ransom for them--

Psalms 46:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSמַשְׁבִּ֥ית מִלְחָמוֹת֮ עַד־ קְצֵ֪ה הָ֫אָ֥רֶץ קֶ֣שֶׁת יְ֭שַׁבֵּר וְקִצֵּ֣ץ חֲנִ֑ית עֲ֝גָל֗וֹת יִשְׂרֹ֥ף בָּאֵֽשׁ׃
NIV1984"Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth."
TNIV"Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth."
NIV2011He says, "Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth."
Compared to NIV1984"He says, "Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth."
Compared to TNIV"He says, "Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth."

Psalms 75:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַ֭אֲנִי אַגִּ֣יד לְעֹלָ֑ם אֲ֝זַמְּרָ֗ה לֵאלֹהֵ֥י יַעֲקֹֽב׃
NIV1984I will cut off the horns of all the wicked, but the horns of the righteous will be lifted up.
TNIVwho says, "I will cut off the horns of all the wicked, but the horns of the righteous will be lifted up."
NIV2011who says, "I will cut off the horns of all the wicked, but the horns of the righteous will be lifted up."
Compared to NIV1984who says, "I will cut off the horns of all the wicked, but the horns of the righteous will be lifted up.."
Compared to TNIVwho says, "I will cut off the horns of all the wicked, but the horns of the righteous will be lifted up."

Psalms 85:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהַרְאֵ֣נוּ יְהוָ֣ה חַסְדֶּ֑ךָ וְ֝יֶשְׁעֲךָ֗ תִּתֶּן־ לָֽנוּ׃
NIV1984I will listen to what God the LORD will say; he promises peace to his people, his saints-- but let them not return to folly.
TNIVI will listen to what God the LORD says; he promises peace to his people, his faithful servants-- but let them not turn to folly.
NIV2011I will listen to what God the LORD says; he promises peace to his people, his faithful servants-- but let them not turn to folly.
Compared to NIV1984I will listen to what God the LORD will saysays; he promises peace to his people, his saintsfaithful servants-- but let them not returnturn to folly.
Compared to TNIVI will listen to what God the LORD says; he promises peace to his people, his faithful servants-- but let them not turn to folly.

Isaiah 8:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּי֩ כֹ֨ה אָמַ֧ר יְהוָ֛ה אֵלַ֖י כְּחֶזְקַ֣ת הַיָּ֑ד וְיִסְּרֵ֕נִי מִלֶּ֛כֶת בְּדֶ֥רֶךְ הָֽעָם־ הַזֶּ֖ה לֵאמֹֽר׃
NIV1984The LORD spoke to me with his strong hand upon me, warning me not to follow the way of this people. He said:
TNIVThis is what the LORD says to me with his strong hand upon me, warning me not to follow the way of this people:
NIV2011This is what the LORD says to me with his strong hand upon me, warning me not to follow the way of this people:
Compared to NIV1984TheThis is what the LORD spokesays to me with his strong hand upon me, warning me not to follow the way of this people. He said:
Compared to TNIVThis is what the LORD says to me with his strong hand upon me, warning me not to follow the way of this people:

Isaiah 16:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעֵצָה֙ עֲשׂ֣וּ פְלִילָ֔ה שִׁ֧יתִי כַלַּ֛יִל צִלֵּ֖ךְ בְּת֣וֹךְ צָהֳרָ֑יִם סַתְּרִי֙ נִדָּחִ֔ים נֹדֵ֖ד אַל־ תְּגַלִּֽי׃
NIV1984"Give us counsel, render a decision. Make your shadow like night-- at high noon. Hide the fugitives, do not betray the refugees.
TNIV"Make up your mind," Moab says. "Render a decision. Make your shadow like night-- at high noon. Hide the fugitives, do not betray the refugees.
NIV2011"Make up your mind," Moab says. "Render a decision. Make your shadow like night-- at high noon. Hide the fugitives, do not betray the refugees.
Compared to NIV1984"GiveMake usup counsel, renderyour mind," Moab says. "Render a decision. Make your shadow like night-- at high noon. Hide the fugitives, do not betray the refugees.
Compared to TNIV"Make up your mind," Moab says. "Render a decision. Make your shadow like night-- at high noon. Hide the fugitives, do not betray the refugees.

Jeremiah 2:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהָלֹ֡ךְ וְקָֽרָאתָ֩ בְאָזְנֵ֨יc יְרוּשָׁלִַ֜ם לֵאמֹ֗ר כֹּ֚ה אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה זָכַ֤רְתִּי לָךְ֙ חֶ֣סֶד נְעוּרַ֔יִךְ אַהֲבַ֖ת כְּלוּלֹתָ֑יִךְ לֶכְתֵּ֤ךְ אַחֲרַי֙ בַּמִּדְבָּ֔ר בְּאֶ֖רֶץ לֹ֥א זְרוּעָֽה׃
NIV1984"Go and proclaim in the hearing of Jerusalem: "'I remember the devotion of your youth, how as a bride you loved me and followed me through the desert, through a land not sown.
TNIV"Go and proclaim in the hearing of Jerusalem: "This is what the LORD says: "'I remember the devotion of your youth, how as a bride you loved me and followed me through the wilderness, through a land not sown.
NIV2011"Go and proclaim in the hearing of Jerusalem: "This is what the LORD says: "'I remember the devotion of your youth, how as a bride you loved me and followed me through the wilderness, through a land not sown.
Compared to NIV1984"Go and proclaim in the hearing of Jerusalem: "This is what the LORD says: "'I remember the devotion of your youth, how as a bride you loved me and followed me through the desertwilderness, through a land not sown.
Compared to TNIV"Go and proclaim in the hearing of Jerusalem: "This is what the LORD says: "'I remember the devotion of your youth, how as a bride you loved me and followed me through the wilderness, through a land not sown.

Zephaniah 2:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSה֗וֹי יֹֽשְׁבֵ֛י חֶ֥בֶל הַיָּ֖ם גּ֣וֹי כְּרֵתִ֑ים דְּבַר־ יְהוָ֣ה עֲלֵיכֶ֗ם כְּנַ֙עַן֙ אֶ֣רֶץ פְּלִשְׁתִּ֔ים וְהַאֲבַדְתִּ֖יךְ מֵאֵ֥ין יוֹשֵֽׁב׃
NIV1984Woe to you who live by the sea, O Kerethite people; the word of the LORD is against you, O Canaan, land of the Philistines. "I will destroy you, and none will be left."
TNIVWoe to you who live by the sea, you Kerethite people; the word of the LORD is against you, Canaan, land of the Philistines. He says, "I will destroy you, and none will be left."
NIV2011Woe to you who live by the sea, you Kerethite people; the word of the LORD is against you, Canaan, land of the Philistines. He says, "I will destroy you, and none will be left."
Compared to NIV1984Woe to you who live by the sea, Oyou Kerethite people; the word of the LORD is against you, O Canaan, land of the Philistines. ". He says, "I will destroy you, and none will be left."
Compared to TNIVWoe to you who live by the sea, you Kerethite people; the word of the LORD is against you, Canaan, land of the Philistines. He says, "I will destroy you, and none will be left."

Galatians 3:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ δὲ νόμος οὐκ ἔστιν ἐκ πίστεως, ἀλλ’· Ὁ ποιήσας ⸀αὐτὰ ζήσεται ἐν αὐτοῖς.
SBLGNT apparatusαὐτὰ WH Treg NIV] + ἄνθρωπος RP
NIV1984The law is not based on faith; on the contrary, "The man who does these things will live by them."
TNIVThe law is not based on faith; on the contrary, it says, "Whoever does these things will live by them."
NIV2011The law is not based on faith; on the contrary, it says, "The person who does these things will live by them."
Compared to NIV1984The law is not based on faith; on the contrary, it says, "The manperson who does these things will live by them."
Compared to TNIVThe law is not based on faith; on the contrary, it says, "WhoeverThe person who does these things will live by them."

Hebrews 12:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ ἐκλέλησθε τῆς παρακλήσεως, ἥτις ὑμῖν ὡς υἱοῖς διαλέγεται, Υἱέ μου, μὴ ὀλιγώρει παιδείας κυρίου, μηδὲ ἐκλύου ὑπ’ αὐτοῦ ἐλεγχόμενος·
NIV1984And you have forgotten that word of encouragement that addresses you as sons: "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,
TNIVAnd have you completely forgotten this word of encouragement that addresses you as children? It says, "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,
NIV2011And have you completely forgotten this word of encouragement that addresses you as a father addresses his son? It says, "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,
Compared to NIV1984And have you havecompletely forgotten thatthis word of encouragement that addresses you as sons: "a father addresses his son? It says, "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,
Compared to TNIVAnd have you completely forgotten this word of encouragement that addresses you as childrena father addresses his son? It says, "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,


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